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Posted on 28 May 2020 11:44 AM

Coffee & Conversation with The Hon. Charlie Allen

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 9:00-9:45am

A conversation with Charlie Allen...what a way to start your day! Join INSA on Tuesday, June 9 at 9:00 am for this discussion with the legendary Charlie Allen, Principal, The Chertoff Group moderated by The Hon. Joan Dempsey 

In this expansive discussion, Charlie, whose storied career started at the CIA in 1958, will discuss warning intelligence and the IC's failure to embrace it, threats, budget alignment, and leadership - among many other topics. He will also take questions from the audience in a moderated Q&A session.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to hear from one of the IC's finest!

About Charlie Allen
The Honorable Charlie Allen has had a long and distinguished career serving the Intelligence Community and our Nation in a variety of ways. Before taking on his current position as a Principal at the Chertoff Group, Mr. Allen served as the Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Previously, he spent more than 45 years at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), in a number of leadership roles, including that of the principal adviser to the Director of Central Intelligence; Chairman of the National Intelligence Collection Board; the CIA's National Intelligence Officer for Warning; Director of the National Warning Staff; and many more! The Hon. Charlie Allen also served as INSA's Senior Intelligence Adviser for a number of years.

About Joan Dempsey
The Honorable Joan Dempsey is a trailblazer for women entering the senior executive ranks of the defense and intelligence communities. She spent 17 years as a senior civilian in the Department of Defense, serving as Deputy Director of Intelligence at the Defense Intelligence Agency, amongst other leadership roles. Ms. Dempsey was also a political appointee of both major political parties, serving as the first Deputy Director of Central Intelligence for Community Management under President Bill Clinton and later as Executive Director of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board under President George W. Bush. Ms. Dempsey is currently a senior executive advisor at Booz Allen Hamilton.

Taking place on Tuesday mornings, INSA's Coffee & Conversation programs give intelligence community leaders the opportunity to speak about timely issues impacting the community.

Advance registration required. Register here!

Thank you to our sponsor: Microsoft

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Recent speakers include The Hon. Bill Evanina (Director, NCSC), Kevin Meiners (Deputy Director of Nat'l Intelligence for Enterprise Capacity), and The Hon. Sue Gordon (Former PDDNI).

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